About Us

As a leading provider of hair removal, laser and skin care services, we take pride in offering the best care possible]. We are dedicated to serving the needs of our clients each and every day.

Our professional staff:

Marcelle Kutun CCE, CME, FEHS, CLS. , owner of smoothtouch medispa, is a graduate of the New York School for Dental and Medical Assistants, the Berkowits School of Electrolysis, and attended Rocky Mountain College in Denver, CO. for her laser training.

Marcelle has been in private practice since 1983 . She has a professional background in working with patients as well as a firmly based knowledge in the use of sterile techniques. Over the years her practice has grown to include physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals among her faithful clientele who appreciate her professional, caring, personal touch.

Marcelle is a Certified Clinical Electrologist (CCE) and a Certified Medical Electrologist (CME) from the National Commission for Electrologists Certification, a Fellow of the Electrolysis Honor Society (FEHS) from the Electrolysis Society of the North East, a Certified Laser Specialist (CLS) from Rocky Mountain College in Denver, CO (Certification through the Colorado State Department of Higher Education, Division of Private Occupational Schools, Health Occupations Section, under supervision of the Colorado State Board of Medical Examiners), a Certified Laser Professional (CLP) from the Allied Health Association.

She received the 2009 Dr. Brodier Award for excellence in the profession of permanent hair removal from the Society of Clinical and Medical Hair Removal (SCMHR) at their annual meeting in Arlington, TX. The award was named after Dr. Brodier who invented the thermolysis modality for hair removal.

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Joelle A. DeAngelo, LME, CLP is a N.Y.S. Licensed Medical Esthetician. A former model with the prestigious Ford Agency, Joelle is now applying her knowledge of skin care here at Smooth Touch.

Joelle is a graduate of the Nail & Skin Care Institute, attended The Dermal Institute and is certified in all phases of Esthetics including Facials, Warm Stone Massage, Chemical Peels, Micro-Dermabrasion, Waxing, Lymphatic Drainage & Body Treatments, soon to included permanent cosmetic makeup. Ms. DeAngelo was formerly employed by renowned dermatologist Dr. Dennis Gross who created the prestigious Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare formally MD Skin Care product line.

Joelle is also been trained in laser hair removal which consists of a 30-hour training course at the Cosmetic Therapy Training Center in Columbus, Ohio (licensed by the Ohio State Medical Board) as well as attendance at Candela Corporation's Laser seminars. She is a Certified Laser Professional (CLP) through the Allied Health Association.

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Dr. Gwenda Kugler, MD performs laser procedures including the removal of vascular and pigmented lesions such as spider leg veins, broken capillaries, age spots, sun spots and melasma.

Dr. Kugler received her B.A. from the University of Rochester, Phi Beta Kappa / Magna Cum Laude. Her medical education consists of the following: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry - first cohort of the Rochester Early Medical Scholars Program; New York University School of Medicine / North Shore University Hospital - Internship in Internal Medicine and Residency in Anesthesiology at the New York Presbyterian Hospital / New York Weill Cornell Medical Center. She possesses an active New York State Medical License.